Reference documents


Watershed Restoration Plans

Lower Clark Fork Tributary Watershed Restoration Plan Update (coming soon)

Thompson River Watershed Restoration Plan (2018)

Bowman, S. and B. Olson. 2018. Thompson River Watershed Restoration Plan. Trout Creek, Montana: Lower Clark Fork Watershed Group.

Watershed Restoration Planning in Montana: An Introductory Guide

Online reader

Kunard, E. 2017. Watershed Restoration Planning in Montana: An Introductory Guide. Ennis, MT: Madison Conservation District.

Watershed Restoration Plan for Lower Clark Fork TMDL Planning Area (2010)

Miller, M. 2010. Watershed Restoration Plan for Lower Clark Fork TMDL Planning Area. Trout Creek, Montana: Lower Clark Fork Watershed Group.


TMDL Documents

Elk Creek Restoration Project Survey (1997)

Watershed Consulting, LLP. 1997. Elk Creek Restoration Project Survey. Prepared for Elk Creek Watershed Council, Heron, Mt.

Lower Clark Fork Tributaries Sediment TMDLs and Framework for Water Quality Restoration (2010)

Bond, J., Staten, C. 2010. Lower Clark Fork Tributaries Sediment TMDLs and Framework for Water Quality Restoration. Helena, MT: Montana Department of Environmental Quality.

Montana Final 2016 Water Quality Integrated Report

Montana Department of Environmental Quality, Planning, Prevention and Assistance Division, Water Quality Planning Bureau. 2016. Montana Final 2016 Water Quality Integrated Report. Helena, MT: Montana Department of Environmental Quality.

Montana Final 2016 Water Quality Integrated Report Appendix A – Impaired Waters

Montana Department of Environmental Quality, Planning, Prevention and Assistance Division, Water Quality Planning Bureau. 2016. Montana Final 2016 Water Quality Integrated Report – Appendix A. Helena, MT: Montana Department of Environmental Quality.

2017 Montana Nonpoint Source Management Plan

Watershed Protection Section. 2017. Montana Nonpoint Source Management Plan. Helena, MT: Montana Department of Environmental Quality.

2012 Montana Nonpoint Source Management Plan

Watershed Protection Section. 2012. Montana Nonpoint Source Management Plan. Helena, MT: Montana Department of Environmental Quality.

Thompson Area Metals, Nutrients, Sediment, and Temperature TMDLs and Water Quality Improvement Plan (2014)

Watershed Management Section. 2014. Thompson Project Area Metals, Nutrients, Sediment, and Temperature TMDLs and Water Quality Improvement Plan. Helena, MT: Montana Department of Environmental Quality.

Total Maximum Daily Loads for Metals in Prospect Creek Watershed (2006)

Montana Department of Environmental Quality. 2006. Total Maximum Daily Loads for Metals in Prospect Creek Watershed. Sanders County, Montana. Helena, MT: Montana Department of Environmental Quality

Prospect Creek Watershed Sediment TMDLs and Framework for Water Quality Restoration (2009)

Montana Department of Environmental Quality. 2009. Prospect Creek Watershed Sediment TMDLs and Framework for Water Quality Restoration. Helena, MT: Montana Department of Environmental Quality

White Pine Creek Temperature TMDL (2014)

Montana Department of Environmental Quality. 2014. Final – White Pine Creek Temperature TMDL. Helena, MT: Montana Department of Environmental Quality.


Other resources

Acronyms and Abbreviations

Healthy Riparian Guide: Conserving & Managing Streamside Vegetation

Montana Conservation Menu